STUDENTS' College Connection!
MNTC's College Connection works with all students in the areas of college application readiness and transition. Our programs assist students in exploring college/postsecondary options, completing financial aid and college applications, preparing academic resumes, and connecting with recruiters. The College Connection Specialist is committed to assisting students in making the transition from MNTC to college/postsecondary education a positive one.
Did you know that finding the right college, writing a compelling essay for an application, and achieving a successful admission interview are equally important to the technical skills that you learn in class? It's true! The good news is that all the training, personal attention, and information that you need to be a highly successful college candidate is available to you right here through College Connection.
College Connection is your online college management system, developed specifically for MNTC students and alumni. Through College Connection you can navigate every step of your college development plan with an abundance of resources:
- Schedule College Advising Appointments
- View Upcoming Workshops and Events
- Develop Academic Resumes and Portfolios
- Practice Interviewing for College Admission and Scholarships through Mock Interviews
- Participate in the Latest Career and College Fairs
Steps to College Success workshops, events, and field trips cover college prep ranging from meeting recruiters to acing the college interview. Each semester, College Connection hosts learning opportunities on various college prep and readiness topics including:
Most 21st century careers and jobs that pay a living wage will require some training past graduating high school, many at least an associate's degree or technical certification. Therefore, figuring out how to pay for post-secondary education (beyond high school) is all the more important. The good news is that Moore Norman Technology Center's College Connection assists students in learning about the different types of financial aid, finding scholarships, and even writing scholarship essays! MNTC students have several opportunities throughout the school year to attend Steps to College Success workshops and events to get post-secondary financing options.
Did you know that you can take OCCC or OSU-OKC general education courses at MNTC? You can save time and money by taking these classes, particularly if you are already learning your career tech skills at Moore Norman Technology Center's beautiful Franklin Road campus. You are admitted and enrolled for these courses at the college that you choose. These courses are open to the community - to any adult or high school student who meets college enrollment requirements. Check back to see what the next semester's offerings will be as they change semester to semester! Links for the upcoming semester's course information are on this page.